Review: could Benicar cause Middle insomnia?
We study 12,875 people who have side effects while taking Benicar from FDA and social media. Among them, 31 have Middle insomnia. Find out below who they are, when they have Middle insomnia and more.
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Benicar (latest outcomes from 13,727 users) has active ingredients of olmesartan medoxomil. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Middle insomnia (difficulty returning to sleep after awakening either in the middle of the night) (latest reports from 31,684 patients) has been reported by people with insomnia, high blood cholesterol, depression, quit smoking, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 20, 2014: 12,875 people reported to have side effects when taking Benicar. Among them, 31 people (0.24%) have Middle Insomnia. They amount to 0.10% of all the 31,676 people who have Middle Insomnia on eHealthMe.
Time on Benicar when people have Middle insomnia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Middle insomnia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Middle insomnia when taking Benicar * :
|Middle insomnia||87.10%||12.90% |
Age of people who have Middle insomnia when taking Benicar * :
|Middle insomnia||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||16.00%||8.00%||76.00% |
Severity of Middle insomnia when taking Benicar ** :
How people recovered from Middle insomnia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (5 people, 16.13%)
- Insomnia (4 people, 12.90%)
- Fibromyalgia (3 people, 9.68%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (3 people, 9.68%)
- Hypothyroidism (3 people, 9.68%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Norvasc (9 people, 29.03%)
- Aspirin (7 people, 22.58%)
- Altace (6 people, 19.35%)
- Ramipril (6 people, 19.35%)
- Synthroid (5 people, 16.13%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I was working out at gym for last 5 months and started to get muscle cramps in the last 3 weeks that were pretty severe. Stopped working out but I am still getting cramps and feeling sore and aches. Afraid of having heart attack since I have history of such. Have 2 stents but never had heart attack yet. Worried cramps will cause it.
Francesca on May, 19, 2014:
You should have your labs checked to determine if you are having any abnormalities in electrolytes. Are you taking medications since some could cause cramping. More information is needed because the cause could be determined and readily corrected
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